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  • Tokyo, Japan
    Sunday Jul 1, 1979

    Sony Corporation

    The Walkman Brand

    Tokyo, Japan
    Sunday Jul 1, 1979

    In 1979, the Walkman brand was introduced, in the form of the world's first portable music player using the compact cassette format.




  • Tokyo, Japan
    Sunday Jul 1, 1979

    Akio Morita

    Releasing The Walkman

    Tokyo, Japan
    Sunday Jul 1, 1979

    In 1979, the Walkman was introduced, making it one of the world's first portable music players.




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